Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1963
  • Car type 
    Saloon
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Red
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

COYS MG Live Festival Silverstone
Silverstone Circuit
Silverstone Nr. Towcester
Northampton
NN12 8TN
Saturday 11th July 2009
COYS MG Live Festival Silverstone
Silverstone Circuit
Silverstone Nr. Towcester
Northampton
NN12 8TN
Saturday 11th July 2009
Registration Number: ALM 389B Chassis Number: B31122010DHSO
The Sceptre of 1963 was a sporting version of the Hillman Super Minx, sharing the basic body shell but with re-designed front and tail treatments. The grille was lifted straight from the Sunbeam Rapier, flanked by side grilles and with hooded twin headlamps. The engine is tuned 1592cc unit with twin carbs, giving 80bhp and 88 mph top speed. Close ratio four speed box has overdrive and servo front discs are standard. Internally, it benefits from a high specification trim and round instruments in individual hooded binnacles. The Mk.II of 1965 received an 85bhp, 1725cc power plant, re-styled front and optional auto box. It was subsequently replaced in 1967 by Hillman Hunte